We all love our cars. Giving away your car for scrap is one of the most heart-breaking things to do. Sure, she may not be as beautiful as she was before.. but still, even as you contemplate giving her away, your heart is filled with memories, good and bad, of all the times you’ve had with her. So she has a couple of wrinkles now. Is that a good enough reason to give her away? NO! Use the tools that make you the most money: your eyes and your pen. Don’t overlook potential up sells, especially safety items. When writing out your estimates for parts and labor, be sure to add the smallest details like -rings and gaskets. All those small parts can add up, and if they’re not in stock it could cost you time (cash) plus you will seem incompetent to the customer.
The only way to get an idea of how much you can expect to pay is to research real estate listings in your area. This can be done very easily via the internet. You may also be able to consult with a local attorney early on who can help make suggestions. Just keep in mind … Read more